Lean Enterprise Systems
Using IT for Continuous Improvement
By (author) Steven Bell
Normal Price: $182.95
Your Price: $164.66 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $18.29! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $8.23 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available to Backorder, No Due Date for Supply
Lean Enterprise Systems by Steven Bell
Book DescriptionThis book helps you learn how Lean IT can help companies deliver better customer service and value. "Lean Enterprise Systems" effectively demonstrates how the techniques derived from Lean Manufacturing, combined with the thoughtful application of information technology, can help all enterprises improve business performance and add significant value for their customers. The author also demonstrates how the basic concepts of Lean Manufacturing can be applied to create agile and responsive Lean IT. The book is divided into three parts that collectively explore how people, processes, and technology combine forces to facilitate continuous improvement: Part One: Building Blocks of the Lean Enterprise sets forth the essentials of Lean. Readers discover where, when, and how Lean IT adds substantial value to the Lean Enterprise through integrated processes of planning, scheduling, execution, control, and decision making across the full spectrum of operations. Part Two: Building Blocks of Information Systems explores the primary components of an enterprise information system and how these components may be integrated to improve the flow of information supporting value streams. Readers learn how information systems help organize and deliver knowledge when and where its needed. Part Three: Managing Change with IT demonstrates how the skillful combination of process and information technology improvements empowers people to continuously improve the Lean Enterprise. Readers develop the skills to exploit emerging information technology tools and change management methods, crafting a Lean IT framework reducing waste, complexity, and lead time while adding measurable value. Executives, managers, and improvement teams across a broad range of industries, as well as IT professionals, can apply the techniques described in this publication to improve performance, add value, and create competitive advantage. The book's clear style and practical focus also makes it an excellent textbook for upper level undergraduate and graduate courses in business, operations management, and business information systems.
Buy Lean Enterprise Systems book by Steven Bell from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.
Book DetailsISBN: 9780471677840
(244mm x 164mm x 27mm)
Imprint: Wiley-Blackwell (an imprint of John Wiley & Sons Ltd)
Publisher: John Wiley and Sons Ltd
Publish Date: 11-Nov-2005
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author Steven Bell
Crucible Moments, Paperback / softback (January 2016)» View all books by Steven Bell
"Crucible Moments: Inspiring Library Leadership is a well-crafted collection of narratives from high-profile librarians and their journey in leadership"--Publisher description.
» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Lean Enterprise Systems book by Steven Bell and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)
Author Biography - Steven Bell
STEVE BELL is President and cofounder of Steady Improvement, Inc., a management consulting firm dedicated to improving business effectiveness through the alignment of people, processes, and information technology. He is a Certified Fellow in Production and Inventory Management (CFPIM) by the Association for Operations Management (APICS).
Phone: 1300 36 33 32 (9am-5pm Mon-Fri AEST) - International: +61 2 9960 7998 - Online Form
Address: Boomerang Books, 878 Military Road, Mosman Junction, NSW, 2088
© 2003-2017. All Rights Reserved. Eclipse Commerce Pty Ltd - ACN: 122 110 687 - ABN: 49 122 110 687